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[REVIEW] BIG DAY OUT Auckland 2012

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The Big Day Out did not go out with a bang, nor a whimper, at Auckland’s Mt. Smart Stadium last Friday, but perhaps something in between. Following the promotional clusterf*** of having Odd Future banned, losing Kanye West as the headliner, and then announcing a weak second line-up with a reduced number of stages, it …

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Auckland BIG DAY OUT 2012 Timetable + Promoter Ken West explains changes

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The timetable for Auckland’s Big Day Out festival taking place at Mt. Smart Stadium on January 20 has been released today, revealing the new stage set-up. There are few clashes for fans to complain about, but that is not unexpected considering how few bands there are in total for next year’s event. Promoter Ken West …

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BIG DAY OUT 2012 First Line-up Announcement

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The first line-up announcement for Big Day Out 2012 was drip-fed to social media sites over the last 12 hours (an annoying strategy for fans I must say). The headliners for the Australasian summer music festival are reformed grunge rockers Soundgarden and hip hop mogul Kanye West. These headliners weren’t supposed to be announced til …

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